Does food stamps count tax returns as income/

Asked over 3 years ago - Albany, NY

getting investigated cuz an ex reported me on a false claim. only worried because i didnt report my taxes. do they count my taxes as income and did i have to report t5hem/

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  1. Richard C. Southard

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    Answered . No they are not.

  2. Steven J. Fromm

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    Answered . Food stamps are not taxable income and need not be reported on your income tax returns.

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  3. Darin T Jensen

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    Answered . They are not taxable.

  4. David Guy Carter

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    Answered . Food stamps and other welfare programs such as Medicaid do not count as taxable income.

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